The following article describes the steps to create a new user for your server. New Users can be used to log into your server through Terminal Services, added as FrontPage users or configured as FTP users.

To create a new User, please follow these steps:

  1. Log into your server through Terminal Services or Remote Desktop Connection.
  2. Open Computer Managementusing either method below:
  3. Right-click on the My Computer Icon and select Manage.
  4. Click Start, Programs, Administrative Tools, and Computer Management.
  5. Expand Local Users and Groups.
  6. Click on Users. In the right window you will see a list of the current users on the server.
  7. Right-click Users and select New User.
  8. Enter the following information:
    • Set the options that suit your needs:
    • Click Create to add the new user.


    To add a user to the Administrators group, please follow these steps:

  9. Right-click the username and select Properties.
  10. Select the Members Of Tab. You will see a list of groups the User is assigned to.
  11. Click Add.
  12. Type in the name of the group, Administrators.
  13. Click OK. You will now see the Administrators group in the list.
  14. Click OK.

Create New User On Windows 2003